Citroen freshens up C4 Picasso – Motoring

Both C4 Picasso and C4 Grand Picasso get hold of mild nose job, two-tone colour option, hands-complimentary tailgate

Citroen’s C4 Picasso and Grand C4 Picasso people-movers have actually got a mid-life tweak with regard to 2016.

The very first facelift with regard to The two Picasso models due to the fact that their launch in 2013 delivers tweaked front-finish styling consisting of a brand-new bumper. The brand-new look is already had in common along with The two models. At the rear of the cars there are brand-new ‘3D effect’ tail-lights, plus brand-new 17-inch wheels.

Exterior revisions expand to a brand-new two-tone coloured roof, the introduction of 3 brand-new physique colours and the brand-new choice of silver-painted roof covering bars.

Inside, there’s an updated touch-screen infotainment unit that involves Citroen’s Connect Nav along with 3D maps and voice recognition technology.

Other brand-new tech that joins the line-up is a brand-new hands-complimentary tailgate, traffic authorize recognition, adaptive cruise control, lane retirement warning unit and driver fatigue detection.

In Europe, there’s the brand-new choice of an 81kW version of Citroen’s minor turbocharged 1.2-litre PureTech engine.

The much more effective 96kW 1.2-litre turbo, meanwhile, will certainly be offered along with a six-rate automatic gearbox with regard to the very first time.

In Australia, the C4 Picasso is right now offered in five-seat 1.6-litre diesel and seven-seat 2.0-litre diesel guises, The two in Exclusive spec with  six-rate automatic transmission.

Upgraded variations of The two models aren’t due on the subject of sale right here till very early 2017, and at this phase it’s unknon whether there will certainly be mechanical changes. In Europe fees rise by about $2000.